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Posted on 16 May

Bristol researchers awarded £48k for vital equipment

Scientists gain new equipment thanks to a grant from Alzheimer’s Research UK.

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Posted on 12 May

Rower with Alzheimer’s puts his oar in for dementia research

Man diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s at just 59 aims to row 22 miles

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Posted on 11 May

Ban on stem cell patents could impede new Alzheimer’s treatments

Scientists fear funding will dry up if European Court rules in favour of a ban

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Posted on 10 May

US report urges research into Alzheimer’s risk factors

Risk factors studied include high blood pressure, diet and exercise.

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Posted on 09 May

Oxford writer ‘Keeping Mum’ for Alzheimer’s Research UK

Marianne Talbot’s high acclaimed book ‘Keeping Mum’ to benefit dementia research.

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Posted on 09 May

Iceland Everest mission accomplished for Alzheimer’s Research UK

Iceland CEO and team reach north col supporting our early-onset research

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Posted on 06 May

Bradford-based Sovereign Health Care donates £1.5k

This generous donation will be used towards pioneering dementia research

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Posted on 05 May

Olympian backs Big Walk for Alzheimer’s Research UK

Britain’s number one female javelin thrower is supporting Alzheimer’s Research UK’s Big Walk

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Posted on 04 May

Blood test clue to Alzheimer’s

Researchers have developed a blood test that could help diagnose Alzheimer’s disease.

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Posted on 03 May

Excess weight in mid-life linked to dementia risk

A study finds being overweight in mid-life could increase dementia risk.

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